|Labor Express for 8-9-09 - Jerry Mead-Lucero|
This is the full 8-9-09 episode of the Labor Express Radio program. On this episode we hear about efforts of the working class, immigrant community of Pilsen on Chicago’s Southside to fight sources of pollution in the neighborhood. Dorian Breuer of PERRO (Pilsen Environmental Rights and Reform Organization), discusses a lawsuit that will soon by filed against Midwest Generation, owners of the Fisk and Crawford coal fired power plants and recent victories in PERRO’s struggle with the H...
Keywords: labor; justice; rights; worker; union; chicago; Honduras; coup; Zelaya; PERRO; environment; coal; pollution